Nagaland: News in Brief

ANGDA to attend convention in Imphal

Kohima, May 9 (MExN): The All Nagaland Government Drivers’ Association (ANGDA) (CC) will participate in the 3rd North Eastern State Government Drivers’ Forum Convention scheduled to be held from May 12 to 13 in Imphal (Manipur). The 29-member team from the association representing Nagaland State will be led by Neivisetuo Rino, president, ANGDA (CC), informed a press release.


Finance department informs HoDs

Dimapur, May 9 (MExN): V Kezo, OSD (Budget), Finance department, has requested all the HoDs, through a notification, to furnish total number of Grade- IV employees on GPF as on March 31, 2017 and March 31, 2018 under their respective departments. The same has to be forwarded to the Ministry of Finance, Government of India. The furnished data may be submitted to the Finance department, Government of Nagaland on or before May 10, 2018.


No NOC and PRC without paying sanitary tax: Notun Bosti Council

Dimapur, May 9 (MExN): In compliance with the directive from Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC), the Notun Bosti Council Dimapur (NBCD) has informed all Khel Chairmen and GBs under Notun Bosti not to issue any No Objection Certificate (NOC) and Permanent Residential Certificate (PRC) without producing Residential Sanitary Tax (RST) payment receipt. A press release from the council chairman, E Jon Ezung and secretary, Kavito Ayemi further asked all residents of Notun Bosti to pay RST from August 2017 till date. The council also directed the people residing near Lengri river in both Notun Bosti and Assam side to maintain septic tank and strictly prohibited dumping of solid wastes in the river.


Training for District Fishery Officers

Kohima, May 9 (MExN): Training program on ‘Operation of the web-portal Mera Matsya Dhan & Monitoring of CSS programs Blue Revolution & RKVY’ will be held on May 11 and 12. According to a press release from Deputy Director of Fisheries department, Neitho-o Kuotsu, the program is being held to acquaint the District Fishery Officers of the State on the web-portal Mera Matsya Dhan and present activities under the CSS program ‘Blue Revolution and RKVY’ under the Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and farmers Welfare, Government of India.


Nagaland officials attend first apex conference of Smart Cities CEOs

Kohima, May 9 (MExN): Kohima Municipal Council (KMC) Administrator Elizabeth Ngullie, Assistant Engineer cum Tech Manager Smart City Er. Theruovituo Pienyu, and OSD Municipal Affairs Department, Nagaland Sanjay Pandey attended the first apex conference of CEOs of Smart Cities held in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh from May 8 to 9. There were brain storming sessions, while the participants were also shown the smart technology adopted in other cities for improving living standard in urban areas with modern facilities and utilities, informed a press release from Sanjay Pandey. Some concept learnt can be replicated in Kohima Smart Mission to make Kohima a better place to live in, it added.


Nagaland GST Rules 2017 amended

Kohima, May 9 (DIPR): The Commissioner of Taxes through a notification has made further amendment in the Notification-2/2018 of the Government of Nagaland, Office of the Commissioner of State Taxes, Nagaland; Dimapur NO.CTT EG/GST-NT/12/17/1743 dated the 9th February, 2018. The amendment says the words “for all taxable goods of any value” shall be substituted by the words “value of goods exceeding fifty thousand rupees.”